Label 9: 1621 Mercator
Mercator was a pioneer cartographer Gerhard Mercator’s (1512-1594) Atlas minor Gerardi Mercatoris. (Arnhemii: apud Joannem Janssonium), published in 1621.
The first image shows the title page of this work, while the second contains a two-hemisphere map. The third image is a map of the Americas.
The fourth image provides a view of the Arctic. The Arctic pole appears to be an island situated in a small sea. The fifth image is a map of the world that superficially resembles the original 1569 Mercator map.
Gerhard Mercator (1512-1594).
Atlas minor Gerardi Mercatoris.
Arnhemii: apud Joannem Janssonium, 1621.
Lehigh University Catalog Record: https://asa.lib.lehigh.edu/Record/929794